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Sphinx


Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description This statuette of a sphinx wears the double-crown of Upper and Lower Egypt, the nemes headdress and uraeus.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
9/17/1959Treatmentcleaned
6/28/2007Technical Reportx-ray fluorescence
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1924 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1924

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Period
332-30 BC (Greco-Roman)
Medium
cast bronze
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.550
Measurements
H: 3 7/8 x L: 3 3/4 in. (9.9 x 9.5 cm)
Geographies
  • Egypt (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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